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one of four pages from an album of haiku and sketches in haiga style
  • Japan
  • one of four pages from an album of haiku and sketches in haiga style, date unknown
  • Where object was made: Japan
  • woodcut
  • Source unknown
  • Not on display
  • 0000.2040.d
Description

Figure of a monster holding a staff and facing left. The creature has a long face with whiskers and horns. He is wearing a stripped garment trimmed in black with a piece of white fabric around his waist. He has black boots. There are some circles over his head connected by straight lines and calligraphy to his right and left.